arena news

ASM Global Concert Image

F.K. Kirby Center and Mohegan Sun Arena present Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit

The F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts in Wilkes-Barre and the ASM Global-managed Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre Twp. are teaming up once again to present a concert, this time featuring Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit LIVE at The F.M. Kirby Center on January 17th, 2022 at 7:30pm. American singer/songwriter,…

Read More

Salute to Service Suite returns for 21-22 Season

The ASM Global-managed Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre Twp., along with the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, are once again proud to honor local military personnel and first responders throughout the upcoming season by donating the usage of an arena luxury suite for those that served their country and community. Since the beginning of the…

Read More

Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins 2021-22 Schedule Announced

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins’ full 2021-22 schedule was released by the American Hockey League. Click to download the block schedule | Click to download the list schedule J.D. Forrest returns behind the bench for his second season as Penguins head coach and will navigate his club through a 76-game season (38 home/38 road)…

Read More

ASM Global expands partnership with Ticketmaster

ASM Global, the world’s leading producer of entertainment experiences, today announced an extension of their agreement with Ticketmaster to continue serving industry-leading digital ticketing technologies to many of ASM’s premiere North American stadiums, arenas, convention centers and performing arts facilities. ASM’s venues produce a vast array of events with partners ranging from professional sports to…

Read More

Penguins fans permitted beginning 3/19

The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins and Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza received approval on March 1st, 2021 from Governor Tom Wolf and the Pennsylvania Department of Health to reopen the building to a limited number of fans for the remainder of the 2021 American Hockey League season. The Penguins have targeted Friday, Mar. 19 as the…

Read More

PIAA District II Wrestling Postponement

PIAA District II Wrestling Championships postponed to this Saturday and Sunday at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza (Wilkes-Barre, PA – February 18, 2021) – Due to weather related conditions and the safety of all participants, The PIAA District II Committee announced today that the 2020-21 Class AA PIAA District II High Wrestling Championships scheduled…

Read More

2020-21 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins schedule released

The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins’ full 2020-21 schedule was released by the American Hockey League, featuring 32 games to be played over the 99 days. DOWNLOADABLE CALENDAR Under the guidance of new head coach J.D. Forrest, the Penguins will play 16 home games and 16 games on the road, each of which will be a featured showdown…

Read More

PIAA D2 Committee to host High School BBall Championships at Mohegan Sun Arena March 11th-13th

The PIAA District 2 committee announced plans to once again hold its basketball championship games at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre Township, provided there are no setbacks because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Attendance for these games will be limited based on state and local guidelines. “Under the current state guidelines, a maximum of 500 people…

Read More

LCCCA 2021 Meeting Dates

The Luzerne County Convention Center Authority will conduct their monthly meetings on the following dates during 2021: January 20 February 10 March 10 April 14 May 12 June 9 July 14 August 11 September 8 October 13 November 10 December 8 Meetings are held at noon at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza located…

Read More

American Hockey League targets Feb. 5th as start date for 2020-21 season

American Hockey League President and CEO Scott Howson has announced that the league’s Board of Governors has approved moving the anticipated start date of the 2020-21 season to February 5, 2021, due to the ongoing COVID-19 public health crisis. Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza is the home to the AHL’s Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, the top…

Read More

ASM GLOBAL RELEASES COMPLETE VENUESHIELD OPERATIONAL PLANS FOR THE REOPENING OF ITS ARENAS, STADIA, THEATERS AND CONVENTION CENTERS

ASM Global, the world’s leading venue management and services company, has further enhanced its industry-leading VenueShield program, supporting the continued reopening of its more than 325 facilities and client partners worldwide. VenueShield’s protective capabilities have already been tested at UFC’s event at ASM Global-managed VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida on May 9, 2020.…

Read More

AHL Cancels Remainder of 2019-2020 season

American Hockey Cancels Remainder of 2019-2020 Season and 2020 Calder Cup Playoffs American Hockey League President and Chief Executive Officer David Andrews announced on May 11th that the league’s Board of Governors has voted to cancel the remainder of the 2019-20 AHL regular season and the 2020 Calder Cup Playoffs due to the ongoing COVID-19 public…

Read More

LCCCA Announces completion of venue WiFi project

(Wilkes-Barre, PA – May 7th, 2020) — The Luzerne County Convention Center Authority announced today that the installation of an enterprise-grade, controller-based wireless LAN system at the ASM Global managed Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre Township has been completed, pending final inspection. The system will provide wireless network coverage throughout the venue…

Read More

Governor Wolf Announces Mohegan Sun Arena Parking Lot as COVID-19 Testing Site

TESTING SITE IS CLOSED AS OF MAY 29th, 2020 Wolf Administration Announces COVID-19 Testing Site for Northeast Pennsylvania Harrisburg, PA- The Wolf Administration announced a COVID-19 testing site at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, to provide much-needed testing for symptomatic first responders, health care workers and residents 65 or older throughout…

Read More

COVID-19 Event Updates

Update as of 11/11/2020 at 9:00AM BOX OFFICE INFORMATION The NBT Bank Box Office at Mohegan Sun Arena hours of operation are currently Tuesday and Thursday only from 10am-2pm. The Box Office may be closed certain weeks while we work to re-open our venue. Click for the latest information on Box Office hours of operation.…

Read More

American Hockey League Suspends Season Play

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – With the health and safety of players, officials, staff and fans of primary importance, the American Hockey League has announced the suspension of play until further notice, effective immediately, due to concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic. The AHL will continue to monitor developments and will provide updates on the 2019-20 season at the…

Read More

LCCCA Announces 2020 Meeting Dates

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Luzerne County Convention Center Authority will conduct their monthly meetings on the following dates during 2020: January 15 February 12 March 11 April 8 (Meeting Canceled) May 13 June 10 July 8 August 12 September 9 October 14 November 11 December 9 Meetings are held at noon at the…

Read More